Quotes by C. Chesterfield

Men will not believe because they will not broaden their minds

C. Chesterfield

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Every attempt to employ mathematical methods in the study of chemical questions must be considered profoundly irrational and contrary to the spirit of chemistry... If mathematical analysis should ever had prominent place in chemistry - an aberration, which is happily almost impossible - it would be a rapid and widespread degeneration of that science.

Auguste Comte, Philosophie Positive 1830

We're drowning in information and starving for knowledge.

Rutherford D. Rogers

We tell the public which way the cat is jumping. The public will take care of the cat.

Arthur Hays Sulzberger

Opinions founded on prejudice are always sustained with the greatest violence.

Hebrew Proverb

Today a reader--tomorrow a leader.

W. Fusselman

There are two times in a man's life when he should not speculate when he can't afford it, and when he can. - from Following the Equator

Mark Twain »

I am the lizard king. I can do anything.

Jim Morrison »